Boca Raton, Florida (PressExposure) February 14, 2012 -- The Continental Group (TCG), a FirstService Residential Management company, announces two expert panel seminars discussing "Improving Your Association's Financial Condition" and "Managing an Association in a Challenging Economy," for condominium board members and residents. Registration for the "Improving Your Association's Financial Condition" seminar will start at 6 p.m. and the panel discussion at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16th at the Boca Raton Community Center located at 150 Crawford Boulevard, Boca Raton, Fla. The "Managing an Association in a Challenging Economy" seminar's registration will start at 6 p.m. and the panel discussion at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23rd at the Skolnick Center located at 800 Southwest 36th Avenue, Pompano Beach, Fla.
As the leading Florida property management company, TCG shares best practices not only in the communities it serves, but in the community-at-large, to help enhance Association Board effectiveness and efficiency. The Boca Raton seminar on the topic of "Improving Your Association's Financial Condition" will be moderated by Rob Rabin, TCG's Chief Operating Officer. Focused on the improvement of financial conditions for associations, the seminar will provide attendees with information on best practices and innovations on managing Condominium Associations. Participants will gain tools and direction on how to re-examine their everyday practices and be creative in ensuring that their communities are managing their operating and capital expenses effectively. Panelists include Andrew Lester, Senior Vice President of FirstService Financial; Mitchell A. Krauss, Value Engineering Manager of The Continental Group; Louis Caplan, Partner of Sachs Sax Caplan Attorneys at Law; Mark Martel, Vice President of High-Rise of The Continental Group; and Clay Thomas, Value Engineering Manager of The Continental Group. To RSVP online, please visit [http://www.EventsTCGMGT.com/boca].
The Pompano Beach seminar on "Managing an Association in a Challenging Economy" will be moderated by Kregg Hale, The Continental Group's Vice President of Operations. The seminar will discuss the challenges and obstacles that Homeowners and Condominium Associations are facing today. Panelists include Andrew Lester, Senior Vice President of FirstService Financial; Mitchell A. Krauss, Value Engineering Manager of The Continental Group; Chris Wood, Regional Manager of Red Rock Financial Services; Tamar Shendell, Esquire of Shendell & Associates, P.A.; and Clay Thomas, Value Engineering Manager at The Continental Group. To RSVP online, please visit [http://www.EventsTCGMGT.com/palmaire].
Attendees are encouraged to RSVP since space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, guests may contact Gilda Ellison at 305-345-9409.
About The Continental Group, Inc.
Founded in 1990, The Continental Group's corporate headquarter is located in Hollywood, FL.
It also has regional offices in Boca Raton, Miami, West Palm Beach, Wellington, Vero Beach, Orlando, Tampa/St. Petersburg, Jacksonville and Destin. The company is the largest manager of condominium and homeowner associations in the state, and one of South Florida's leading private sector employers.
Today, The Continental Group manages and maintains 1,500 Associations and more than 310,000 residential units. As the leading community association management company in Florida, Continental pioneered many of the practices widely utilized throughout the industry today.
The Continental Group is a subsidiary of FirstService Residential Management (FSR). FSR is the largest manager of residential communities in North America, overseeing more than 5,600 properties and over 1.3 million residential units. FSR is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV, TSX: FSV), a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, providing a variety of services in commercial real estate, residential property management and property services. More information about FirstService is available at http://www.firstservice.com.
To learn more about The Continental Group, call (954) 925-8200, toll-free: (800) 215-2316 or visit http://www.tcgmgt.com.